Having problems with your Olympus FE-170 Digital Camera ?

LOW BATTERY MESSAGE WITH NEW BATTERIES IN FE170


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Honestly I would try another set of new batteries. If you have some or purchase some Energizers from a Wallmart or Target where these batteries are usually fresh I think these will work much better.
Blessings,
A/V Media Guy
I also have the same problem in my 1 year old FE 170. It developed this snag after 6 months. Now i find that the camera works if i put batteries that are hot from the charger, and drains off after about 20-30 snaps maximum. planning to approach some service centre.
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